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MY MAGIC STICK PROTECTS ME

MY MAGIC STICK PROTECTS ME

Jul. 11 | TOUGH MAN: Kgosana Jabafu Rammala Morema Kgosana Jabafu Rammala from Mochudi attracted attention at Lesetlheng on Sunday at a meeting addressed by Bakgatla Royal uncles.  He appeared at the Kgotla with a stick that resembles a king Cobra. When he spoke...

MOLAPISE CAUTIONS BOKO ON LEADERSHIP

MOLAPISE CAUTIONS BOKO ON LEADERSHIP

Jun. 13 | CALM MANIFESTO: UDC President Duma Boko showing party manifesto Chairman of the Umbrella for Democratic Change(UDC) Motlatsi Molapise shocked unsuspecting party members with his unexpected public attack on the UDC president, Duma Boko at Ave Maria Hall...

GU TO RELEASE SEMBOWA?

GU TO RELEASE SEMBOWA?

May. 30 | WANTED: Tebogo Sembowa Information reaching this publication suggests that Gaborone United striker Tebogo Sembowa’s days may be numbered at the club.  This comes after the club had been on a rollercoaster season which was marred by an average performance...

MAHALAPYE HOSPITAL CLEANERS GIVEN THE BOOT

MAHALAPYE HOSPITAL CLEANERS GIVEN THE BOOT

Mar. 21 | About 62 cleaners at Mahalapye Hospital have been laid off to pave way for DRYTEX, an international cleaning company. At least 50% of the employees working in the cleaning, laundry and catering sections across the country will soon be given exit packages...

ASK GASE 07.03.14

ASK GASE 07.03.14

Mar. 7 | HE’S A NICE GUY BUT I DON’T LOVE HIM SEXUALLY  DEAR GASE, I’m with a man who is quite a lot older than I am – I’m 26 and he is 42. He really is a great guy and we have a lovely three-year-old daughter. He also has four children from previous...

ASK GASE 01.11.2013

ASK GASE 01.11.2013

Nov. 1 | MY 11-YEAR RELATIONSHIP HAS COME TO A BAD END Dear Gase, I have recently decided to end an 11-year-old relationship with my ex because he was cheating on me. We were happy together until last year when he started having an affair. Five years ago I sold...

MARIJUANA

MARIJUANA

Oct. 10 | During the month of October we will be looking at Marijuana. Marijuana is the second most used substance after alcohol amongst clients who visit BOSASNet. What is Marijuana? Marijuana is a green plant. The main mind-altering (psychoactive) ingredient...

POOR START FOR MAMOJA

POOR START FOR MAMOJA

Sep. 20 | CLOSE CONTROL: Keabetswe Jenamiso in action Ecco City Greens suffered their second consecutive loss this season. The Francistown outfit fell 1-0 to new comers FC Satmos on Tuesday afternoon at Francistown Stadium. The loss follows the 2-1 defeat to BDF...

ASK GASE 22.08.13

ASK GASE 22.08.13

Aug. 23 | ATTRACTED TO WOMEN WITH EMOTIONAL BAGGAGE/ISSUES? DEAR GASE Women with issues/ emotional baggage: if I was attracted to them before, when I catch a whiff of that intangible something, that shows her personality is slightly off balance. (to put it mildly) ...

NABBED ARSONIST EXPECTED TO SOLVE  KILLER RAPIST CASE

NABBED ARSONIST EXPECTED TO SOLVE KILLER RAPIST CASE

Aug. 16 | Suspect: Ncube Police in Francistown have finally inched forward in cracking the case of a feared Sebina serial killer , rapist  and arsonist who has terrorised the area for the past 8 months. Although investigations were still at an early stage, police...

BTU FINANCIAL AUDIT REVEALS IRREGULARITIES

BTU FINANCIAL AUDIT REVEALS IRREGULARITIES

Jul. 19 | UNDER FIRE: Ibo Kenosi Heads are expected to start rolling at the Botswana Teachers Union following the release of the Union’s damning forensic audit last week. The Voice newspaper can confirm that the BTU audit has revealed serious financial irregularities...

LUCKY TO BE ALIVE

LUCKY TO BE ALIVE

May. 31 | SURVIVOR REVEALS DETAILS OF LOVE RIVAL’S GUN ATTACK RECOVERING: Malebogo Masase A Gaborone man who survived gunshots has spoken of how he nearly died from a violent attack by his girlfriend’s ex lover. Re- living his ordeal from the Princess...

SAFETY WORRIES AT MTI

SAFETY WORRIES AT MTI

May. 10 | From the outside, the new building housing the Ministry of Trade and Industry -BUILDING DOES NOT HAVE INSPECTION CERTIFICATE -MTI DEPARTMENTS MOVED IN PREMATURELY -P7 MILLION RENT PAID BEFORE COMPLETION OF THE BUILDING From the outside, the new building...

FUN IN THE AIR

FUN IN THE AIR

Apr. 12 | BOSASnet boss sky dives for charity It was all fun and excitement at the Gaborone Golf Club where a sizeable crowd gathered on Wednesday to watch the Botswana Substance Abuse Support Network(BOSASnet) Board member, Felicity Hunter take to the skies in...

ILLEGAL ZIM IMMIGRANT ACCUSED OF DUMPING BABY IN PIT LATRINE

ILLEGAL ZIM IMMIGRANT ACCUSED OF DUMPING BABY IN PIT LATRINE

Apr. 12 | Francistown magistrates’ court has charged an illegal Zimbabwean woman for allegedly dumping her newly born baby in a pit latrine. 28-year-old Shylet Muzenda  Monarch in Francistown appeared before Francistown magistrate Onneile Ntwaayapelo on Wednesday...

RETURN OF THE LEGEND

RETURN OF THE LEGEND

Apr. 5 | SOOTHING SOUNDS: Vintage Gwangwa on stage Jonas Gwangwa is one of the most successful South African musicians of his generation. He is among a crop of successful SA artist who at one point dominated Botswana’s night life. Dubani-wa-Dubani chatted to...

EASTER BALL

EASTER BALL

Mar. 29 | LIGHTS, CAMERA, ACTION: Football analyst Mojaki Monnakgotla in a previous match FIVE GAMES LIVE ON SUPERSPORT Be Mobile Premier League action is back this week after a short international break. Even more exciting is that South African pay television...

DOUBLE MURDER SHOCKS COMMUNITY

DOUBLE MURDER SHOCKS COMMUNITY

Mar. 29 | HACKED TO DEATH: Mminakgabo An abusive boyfriend is in police custody after he hacked to death his girlfriend and her 60-year-old mother in a frenzied attack last week. 33-year-old Goratwamang Mminakgabo and her mother Golebatsang Kati were buried side...

BUSINESS BRIEFS 08.03.13

BUSINESS BRIEFS 08.03.13

Mar. 8 | COUNTERFEIT P200 NOTES IN CIRCULATION Bank of Botswana have cautioned members of the public to be wary of counterfeit P200 notes that are in circulation. The notes are said to be scan copies of a genuine P200 banknote bearing serial number AB 3133249. “Both...

RAINY SEASON WOES

RAINY SEASON WOES

Jan. 18 | Conversations From A Combi DUBANI-WA-DUBANI on Wednesday caught this conversation about rain and who makes it as he sat in a kombi waiting for it to fi ll up at the Francistown bus rank. BLUE DRESS: I do not know what we can do about this rain. It is...